The 62nd Kouhaku Uta Gassen Performers List

Kouhaku Uta Gassen 62

The list of artists who will appear at this year’s NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen has been revealed. Nana will make her third appearance and she will be the only anison representative again this year as well.

NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen is an annual music TV show broadcast on NHK on New Year’s Eve. It is probably the most popular New Year’s Eve TV show in Japan and performing there is a dream of many artists. There are artists of various genres at Kouhaku, but mainly it’s enka and popular J-Pop artists. The artists are divided into two teams: read team, which consists of female artists or groups with lead female vocals, and white team, which consists of male artists and groups with lead male vocals.

Red Team:

aiko
Ashida Mana
Ayaka
Angela Aki
Ikimonogakari
Ishikawa Sayuri
AKB48
KARA
Kawanaka Miyuki
Kanda Sayaka
Koda Kumi
Godai Natsuko
Kobayashi Sachiko
Sakamoto Fuyumi
Shiina Ringo
Shoujo Jidai
Tendou Yoshimi
Natsukawa Rimi
Nishino Kana
Perfume
Hamasaki Ayumi
Hirahara Ayaka
Fuji Ayako
Matsuda Seiko
Matsutouya Yumi
Mizuki Nana
Mizumori Kaori
Wada Akiko

White Team:

Akikawa Masafumi
Arashi
Itsuki Hiroshi
Inawashirokos
EXILE
NYC
Kitajima Saburou
Gou Hiromi
Suzuki Fuku
SMAP
Sen Masao
Touhoushinki
TOKIO
Tokunaga Hideaki
AAA
Nagabuchi Tsuyoshi
Nishida Toshiyuki
Hikawa Kiyoshi
Hirai Ken
FUNKY MONKEY BABYS
Fukuyama Masaharu
flumpool
Hosokawa Takashi
Porno Graffitti
Mori Shinichi
Yuzu
L’arc~en~Ciel